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The Latest: Pharmacy boss tells victims he's 'sorry'

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing for a pharmacy co-founder convicted in a deadly 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak (all times local): 5:20 p.m. The co-owner of a Massachusetts...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:23

Family of slain Chicago area Uber driver sues Walmart

CHICAGO (AP) — Relatives of a suburban Chicago Uber driver who was fatally attacked while on the job has sued Walmart, where authorities say the driver's teenage attacker stole weapons...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:22

'Like bombs': Bankrupt company's air bags still out there

Takata's lethally defective air bags proved to be the company's undoing Monday. But it could take years to get the dangerous devices off the road in the U.S. and around...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:20

Column: Dale Jr. farewell tour begins, but it isn't goodbye

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. had just completed a satisfying sixth-place finish at Sonoma Raceway when he was stopped by the Fox Sports cameras in what might have...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:19

Philando Castile's family reaches $3M settlement in death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:13

NSTB says fabric ripped and caused blimp crash at US Open

ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The fabric envelope of a hot-air blimp ripped and caused it to crash near the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills in Wisconsin, the National...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:12

The Latest: California levee breaks force water cutbacks

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the flooding in Central California (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Federal officials are reducing flows from a Central California dam into the Kings...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:11

Arizona woman convicted in 2011 death of young cousin

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona woman was convicted of first-degree murder Monday in the death of her 10-year-old cousin who was locked in a small plastic storage box in triple-digit...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:10

Latest: Indiana water park seeks holiday weekend reopening

PORTER, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on children suffering from chemical burns and other injuries at an Indiana water park that has been closed pending an inspection (all times local):...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:08

Trump welcomes India PM as US sanctions Pakistani militant

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House Monday for their first meeting, as the U.S. branded a top militant from neighboring...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:04

US stock indexes close mostly higher; oil recovers

U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Monday, snapping a four-day losing streak for the Dow Jones industrial average on a day of largely listless trading. Utilities led the gainers as...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:04

Budget office: Senate health bill adds 22 million uninsured

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama's health care law, the Congressional Budget Office...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:02

The Latest: Suspect told mom to clear the house of guns

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on a fugitive arrested in Kansas and an investigation into a series of bank robberies. (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A jailhouse phone call...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:02

The Latest: Trump thanks India for buying military equipment

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with President Donald Trump (all times EDT): 4:55 p.m. President Donald Trump is thanking India for purchasing U.S...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 14:00

Flint airport officer stabbed during attack out of hospital

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Flint, Michigan, airport officer stabbed in the neck during what authorities are investigating as a terrorist act has been discharged from a hospital. A spokeswoman...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:59

The Latest: Phoenix woman convicted in death of young cousin

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of an Arizona woman charged in the death of a 10-year-old girl who was locked in a small plastic storage box...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:59

Top Republican to press for $696.5 billion defense budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — An influential House committee chairman will press his case for a $696.5 billion defense budget in 2018, a blueprint that provides more military spending than at any...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:58

Not quite warp speed: Speeding man had alien doll passenger

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) — Police say a motorcycle officer who stopped a driver for speeding on a suburban highway north of Atlanta had an 'extraterrestrial encounter' — sort of. George...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:57

Former Packers RB Ahman Green charged with child abuse

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green has been charged with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:55

Judge dismisses convictions tied to ex-drug lab chemist

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A judge has dismissed several drug cases connected to a former state chemist who authorities say was high almost every day she went to work at...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:53

The Latest: Mother: Man on lam for 32 years is 'good person'

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the recapture of an Arkansas prison escape who has been on the loose for three decades (all times local): 3:00 p.m. The...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:53

Man accused of driving car onto Missouri basketball court

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A 23-year-old man has been arrested after smashing through two gates and driving onto the basketball court at the University of Missouri over the weekend, causing...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:52

Rocket engine plant announced for Alabama by Bezos' company

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A private spaceflight company owned by Amazon-founder Jeff Bezos plans to build a powerful new rocket engine in Alabama for space flight, the company and state...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:51

Victims seek harshest penalty for pharmacy boss for outbreak

BOSTON (AP) — A dozen victims who were sickened or lost loved ones asked a judge on Monday to give a pharmacy co-founder the harshest penalty allowed under the law...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:48

Merkel: Gay marriage could get 'question of conscience' vote

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time seems to have softened her previous opposition toward legalizing same-sex marriages. Merkel said Monday that German lawmakers could possibly...
Monday, June 26, 2017 - 13:47

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